The term epidemiology comes from Greek words epi, demos, and logos, which means upon, people, and study of, respectively. Literally, epidemiology started with the study of what befalls a population. This study has influenced many concepts about nutrition and public health.
Epidemiology is the study of _____.
A. the historical diseases that impacted society
B. the epidermis of the skin
C. pathogens and their counterparts
D. transmission and control of a disease
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